GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 3: Western United States
Texas: TX-4

University of Texas at Austin. Alexander Architectural Archive
Battle Hall 200, Mail Code: S5430
P.O. Box P
Austin, TX 78713

Phone: 512-495-4621
Email: apl-aaa@lib.utexas.edu

Alternative website: See -- Texas Archival Resources Online

 

Hours: See website

Access: See website 

Copying facilities: Yes 

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: 1864-1993 

Volume: Ca. 1 cubic foot 

Description: Within 6 collections. 

 

/1 “Ayres & Ayres, Architects Collection” 

Inclusive dates: Between 1894-1977 

Volume: Several drawings and photographs 

Description: Papers of architects Atlee Bernard Ayres and Robert Moss Ayres; include projects at the Spanish Franciscan missions of Nuestra Señora de la Purísima Concepción de Acuña and San José y San Miguel de Aguayo, both San Antonio, Texas, and Nuestra Señora del Espiritu Santo de Zuniga (La Bahia), Goliad, Texas; finding aid online. 

 

/2 “O'Neil Ford Collection”

Inclusive dates: Between 1864-1993 

Volume: Several items 

Description: Includes the records of the Texas Old Missions and Forts Restoration Association and the Old Spanish Missions Committee of San Antonio, Texas, which are comprised of clippings, drawings, and photographs; also includes a drawing of an unidentified Spanish mission in New Mexico; finding aid online. 

 

/3 “Walter Eugene George, Jr. Collection”

Inclusive dates: Between 1951-1979 

Volume: Several drawings

Description: Drawings of an architect and historic preservationist; includes San Antonio de Valero [The Alamo] and San José y San Miguel de Aguayo Missions, both San Antonio, Texas; finding aid online. 

 

/4 “Stewart King Collection” 

Inclusive dates: Between 1950-1969 

Volume: Several items 

Description: Drawings, photographs, and notes of landscape architect Stewart King; includes San José y San Miguel de Aguayo, Nuestra Señora de la Purísima Concepción de Acuña, San Francisco de la Espada, and San Juan Capistrano (with aqueduct system) Missions, all San Antonio, Texas; finding aid online. 

 

/5 “Harvey P. Smith Collection”

Inclusive dates: Between 1929-1957 

Volume: Several items

Description: Drawings and field notes by architect and historic preservationist Harvey P. Smith, re: San José y San Miguel de Aguayo, Nuestra Señora de la Purísima Concepción de Acuña, San Francisco de la Espada, and San Juan Capistrano Missions, all San Antonio, Texas; finding aid online.

 

/6 “Robert Leon White Collection”

Inclusive dates: Between 1920-1928

Volume: Several drawings

Description: Includes San José y San Miguel de Aguayo Mission, San Antonio, Texas; finding aid online.  

 

Unless noted otherwise, the repository named above holds (or held) the records described and not the Marquette University Archives. However, Marquette’s holdings, e.g. Bureau of Catholic Indian Missions Records, include related records about these Native and Catholic groups and places.

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